Symplicity Corporation

Symplicity in its acquisition of Orbis Communications


Symplicity Corporation




Mergers and Acquisitions

Date Closed

December 2021



Lead Office



On December 6, 2021, Symplicity Corporation announced its acquisition of Orbis Communications. With this acquisition, Symplicity will expand its market share of universities and operations in the country, and will offer a more expansive employer network to Canadian universities.

Symplicity is a leading SaaS-based platform focused on student employability, accessibility and wellness.

Orbis is a experiential learning solution for post-secondary institutions in Canada.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised Symplicity with a team consisting of Michael Innes, Michael Sproule, Neil Rosen, Charlie Zilvytis (Corporate), Kelly Moffat (Commercial) Joyce Bernasek (Financial Services) Dov Begun, Emily Gilmour (Tax), and Marlene Goldberg (Osler Works – Transactional).